Friday, June 01, 2018
Teens ditching Facebook for YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, survey finds
More teens are splitting up with Facebook, choosing to spend their social media time on rivals including Snapchat and YouTube.
A survey from Pew Research Center finds 51% of teens (ages 13-17) still use Facebook, a sharp drop from the 71% of teens who said they used the social network three years ago.
Facebook usage lags behind rivals such as YouTube, where 85% of teens say they spend their time. Facebook-owned Instagram is next at 72%, followed by Snapchat at 69%.
The survey showed only 10% of teens said they used Facebook most often, compared to 32% for YouTube and 35% for Snapchat. Read More
Teens, Social Media & Technology 2018
Posted by Robin G. Jordan at 10:38 AM